Healthy actions – protect yourself from arsenic and lead in dirt

Healthy actions are simple things you and your family can do to decrease contact with arsenic, lead, or other harmful chemicals that may be in dirt. Arsenic and lead in soil can pose a risk to children.

 

Four images in a line - 1. washing hands with soapy water in a sink. 2. shoes on mat outside of front door. 3. person mopping floor. 4. washing children's toys in soapy water

Four Images in a line - 1. planting a plant in soil wearing gloves on hands. 2. washing a dog with soapy water. 3. washing fruit before eating. 4. wiping pets paws before entering the house.